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Massive Injury Blow For Wexford Ahead Of Leinster Final

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016 Waterford vs Wexford Wexford's Liam Og McGovern with Conor Gleeson of Waterford Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Wexford have been dealt an injury blow as their preparations for the Leinster final get underway.  It has been confirmed that Liam Óg McGovern has torn his cruciate ligament for the second time, meaning he will take no further part in this season, Hogan Stand have reported. This is terrible news for those in the Model County and will no doubt …

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Davy Fitzgerald Reacts Live On Local Radio To Thrilling Wexford Win

Davy Fitzgerald Wexford Hurling

On Sunday evening, Wexford did the unthinkable by beating the Cats for the first time in the Leinster Championship since 2004.  In a mesmeric and thrilling game, the Yellowbellies were eventual winners of the game by three points, which placed Davy Fitzgerald’s charges into the Leinster Senior Hurling final for the first time since 2008, where they will face either …

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Can Wexford Repeat League Heroics And Defeat Kilkenny Again?

On Saturday, Kilkenny will travel to a packed purple and gold Wexford Park to face a strong Davy Fitzgerald team that is booming in confidence. Their victory against Laois was a testament to their newly mastered position amongst hurling’s top tier. In the past, Wexford would have struggled against Laois, but on Sunday the Yellowbellies laid down a marker with a 14-point victory …

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The Wexford V Kilkenny Hype Train Is Now Full Steam Ahead

Tickets are like gold dust for this one… Wexford will welcome Kilkenny to Innovative Wexford Park for the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship semi-final on June 10 and excitement around the county for the fixture is scaling new heights.  Having beaten the Cats in the National Hurling League quarter-final in Nowlan Park after successfully securing promotion to Division 1A, there is …

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Lee Chin Insists Davy Fitz Has Not Been To Wexford Training

Launch Of The 2017 Global Games Development Fund, Iveagh House, St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 24/5/2017 Wexford hurler Lee Chin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Gary Carr

Lee Chin has insisted that suspended team manager Davy Fitzgerald has not been to Wexford training. Under the rules of the GAA Fitzgerald is suspended from all team activities. Fitzgerald received an eight-week ban following his pitch invasion during Wexford’s defeat to Tipperary. This has restricted him from all GAA activities, including training. In today’s Irish Examiner Lee Chin, who is …

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Davy Fitzgerald’s Ban Has Been Revealed

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald and Aidan Nolan clash with Jason Forde of Tipperary

It has been confirmed that the GAA authorities have slapped an 8-week ban on Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald. His incursion onto the field in his side’s Allianz league semi-final loss to Tipperary wasn’t his first infraction. This, coupled with the on-field altercation with Tipperary players Niall O’Meara and Jason Forde, has earned the Sixmilebridge man the punishment. Meanwhile, the ban will …

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Daithí Regan Slams Davy Fitzgerald’s ‘Imbecilic, Childish Carry-On’

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald and Aidan Nolan clash with Jason Forde of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

As the fallout from Davy Fitzgerald’s on-field outburst on Sunday continues to dominate headlines in the GAA world, the Wexford boss is still anxiously awaiting to hear what his punishment may be.  The idea that Fitzgerald put forward after the game when asked about the incident has been condemned as “rubbish.” He stated that his taking to the Nowlan Park field …

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Wexford Camogie Player Sends Beautiful Message To GAA Community

On Sunday, Wexford hurling fans dared to believe as they witnessed their senior hurling team overcome the mighty Cats for the first time since their 2004 Leinster final win.  On a day when Davy Fitzgerald’s charges sought a remarkable victory, the Wexford camogie team lost out to Dublin by five points in Wexford Park in their National League game. Amidst …

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National Hurling League: Team Of The Season So Far

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Croke Park, Dublin 4/3/2017 Dublin vs Waterford Waterford’s Pauric Mahony Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

All games in the league portion of this year’s competition are now complete following the weekend’s action. Five intense rounds of hurling have thrown together some great quarter-final pairings. We will see three clashes of neighbours next weekend: Wexford face Kilkenny while Cork are rewarded with a meeting against Limerick. Offaly, though, face the unenviable task of playing Tipperary. Finally, …

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